Thursday, May 25, 2017

Timelinks G5 History and Culture pages 12 - 13


History Past and Present.  If we don't learn from the past, then we are doomed to repeat it.  This is why I am always interested in learning history so that I can see how and why events happened before. Then I can learn from other's mistakes and not make the same mistake myself.



Vocabulary 

historian 
artifact
culture
primary source
secondary source 


Questions


Which artifacts from the past are most reliable source of information? 
Give an example of a primary source oral history?  written primary source? 
What is a secondary source?  Give an example. 
Is a museum a primary source or a secondary source?


Homework: Write about an historical place in your city.  What happened there? 
Who lived there?  What is the site being used for now? 

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